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Table 4 P. malariae versus P. ovale agreement among different diagnostic techniques

From: Comparison of diagnostic methods for the detection and quantification of the four sympatric Plasmodium species in field samples from Papua New Guinea

  qPCR nPCR PCR-LDR LM
qPCR   0.595
moderate
0.545
moderate
0.484
moderate
nPCR 0.621
substantial
  0.455
moderate
0.446
moderate
PCR-LDR 0.541
moderate
0.577
moderate
  0.458
moderate
  1. P. malariae (normal case). P. ovale (italics).